Radio and Television Announcers Salary in Sector of Educational Services

The salary statistics of radio and television announcers in the industry sector of educational services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare radio and television announcers salaries in different industries within the educational services sector.

Average Annual Salary of Radio and Television Announcers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$20,710
25th Percentile Wage
$25,470
50th Percentile Wage
$38,680
75th Percentile Wage
$60,410
90th Percentile Wage
$87,520

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for radio and television announcers in the industry sector of educational services. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) radio and television announcers is $87,520. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $38,680. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid radio and television announcers is $20,710.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of radio and television announcers in the industry sector of educational services from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201638,680-0.65%-2.59%
201538,9302.31%-
201438,030-0.50%-
201338,220-3.82%-
201239,680--

Compare Radio and Television Announcers Salary in Different Industries within the Educational Services Sector

The average salaries of radio and television announcers in nine industries in the educational services sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for radio and television announcers occupations is the junior colleges - local government owned industry with an annual salary $42,010. The lowest paying industry is the educational services - privately owned industry (annual salary $36,590). For detailed radio and television announcers salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Junior colleges - Local government owned
$42,010
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$41,930
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$41,240
Educational Services - Local government owned
$40,930
Educational Services - State government owned
$39,530
Educational Services
$38,680
Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)
$36,720
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$36,590
Educational Services - Privately owned
$36,590

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].



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